FOXBORO -- Here are some quick-hit thoughts from the second quarter of today's game between the Patriots and Raiders.
FOXBORO -- Much has been made of Rob Gronkowski's role in the Patriots offense through two weeks this season because of his role as one of Tom Brady's few trusted options in the passing game.
Rob Gronkowski returned to the Patriots on Week 1, but -- as his ex-teammate, Dan Koppen, points out -- he's not the same old Gronk.
The Patriots offense hasn't exactly torn things up so far this season.
Former Miami Dolphin Jason Taylor believes the Patriots will eventually get on track.
FOXBORO -- Ten of Tom Brady's 15 completions on Sunday went to two targets: Julian Edelman (six) and Rob Gronkowski (four).